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The only picture ever taken of Concorde flying at Mach 2 (1,350 mph). Taken from an RAF Tornado fighter jet, which only rendezvoused with Concorde for 4 minutes over the Irish Sea: The Tornado was rapidly running out of fuel, struggling to keep up with Concorde at Mach 2.

Concorde at Mach over the Irish Sea.only picture in flight at Mach speed

British Airways Aérospatiale-BAC Concorde in flight over the English countryside. (Photo: Braniff Flying Colors Collection)

Concorde: British Airways ~ In Flight Over The English Countryside. "We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfilment.

A British Airways Concorde supersonic airliner escorted by the red Hawks of the RAF Red Arrows.

A British Airways Concorde supersonic airliner flew over Buckingham Palace escorted by the red Hawks of the RAF on the occasion of the Queens birthday

Concorde, QE2 and the Red Arrows: British Airways poster c.1985 (British Airways Heritage Centre)

Flights of fancy: Vintage British Airways posters capture the golden age of flying

Concorde, and the Red Arrows: British Airways poster (British Airways Heritage Centre)

Fittingly, the final Concorde flight ever was that of Concorde G-BOAF, flying from London Heathrow Airport to Filton on November 26, 2003. Description from warbirdsnews.com.

The final Concorde flight ever was by Concorde G-BOAF, flying from London Heathrow Airport to Filton on November 2003

British Airways A380

Compare and contrast this big, awkward, slow and ugly piece of engineering that is the with the grace, elegance, speed and purity of line that was Concorde.And this is advancement?

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